Miles Simmons

About the Author Miles Simmons

Miles has been romancing wine for the best part of 15 years, exploring everything from the most acidic Vinho Verde whites and tropically influenced Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc to the deepest Californian Zinfandels and spicy Australian Shirazes. His wine wisdom extends beyond just the glass, as wine and food pairings have become an integral part of his life; exploring the more outlandish options on an almost daily basis has led him to become incredibly savvy in this department.

A long-time lover and collector of Lebanese wine and serious ‘old school’ Rioja. He is also the proud owner of a 30-year plus collection of Chateau Musar wines and notable exceptional vintages of Lopez De Heredia and La Rioja Alta. Miles is also a featured user on Vivino, the world’s most popular and widely used wine app; you can find him under the pseudonym – Red Sipper. Follow him for reviews on everything that passes his lips and to engage in some friendly wine related banter.

Angove Pertit Verdot 2014 drink me
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Angove Petit Verdot: 93 pts

Winery: Angove Wine: Petit Verdot Vintage: 2014 Varietal: 100% Petit Verdot Score: 93/100 Price:  £9.99 // $14.69 Petit Verdot; most commonly used as a blending grape in Bordeaux, small in size, packed with tannin and notoriously hard to extract full flavour, due to it’s inherently thick skin. There’s no such problem however with this beauty from …

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